Elon Musk says Tesla can fix South Australia's blackouts in 100 days, or battery system is free - Los Angeles Times

Fri, 2017-03-10 08:48

Christian Science Monitor

Elon Musk says Tesla can fix South Australia's blackouts in 100 days, or battery system is free
Los Angeles Times
11:30 a.m.: This article was updated with more information about Tesla's energy storage project in Hawaii and the Tesla-Southern California Edison energy storage facility in Ontario. 10 a.m.: This article was updated with information about a Tesla ...
Can giant Tesla batteries solve South Australia's energy woes?Christian Science Monitor
Elon Musk on batteries for Australia: “Installed in 100 days or it is free”Ars Technica
Elon Musk has a crazily ambitious plan to fix Australia's electricityBGR
Energy and Capital -Teslarati -ABC Online
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The Little Engines That Could: Rail-Based Energy Storage To Go Online in Nevada Soon - Energy Manager Today

Fri, 2017-03-10 07:03

Energy Manager Today

The Little Engines That Could: Rail-Based Energy Storage To Go Online in Nevada Soon
Energy Manager Today
A California-based company, Advanced Rail Energy Storage (ARES), is providing grid-scale energy storage using small electric locomotives, according to a March 4 report by Interesting Engineering. And there is a system ready to go online in Nevada soon.

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California regulators propose doubling funds for Self-Generation Incentive Program - Utility Dive

Wed, 2017-03-08 07:33

California regulators propose doubling funds for Self-Generation Incentive Program
Utility Dive
Initiated in 2001, California's Self-Generation Incentive Program offers payments to customers who generate their own electricity from a variety of resources, including energy storage, fuel cells, combined heat and power, and solar. Last year, rates ...

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Energy Storage Installations Break Records in Fourth Quarter - Power Engineering Magazine

Wed, 2017-03-08 07:25

Power Engineering Magazine

Energy Storage Installations Break Records in Fourth Quarter
Power Engineering Magazine
California will play a significant role in the future as utilities there continue to contract energy storage under the state's 1.3-gigawatt mandate,” he said. “While California took over the pole position in 2016 from PJM, the market shift was also ...
US storage deployments double to 336 MWh in 2016Renewables Now (subscription)

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California Generates Enough Solar Power to Meet Half Its Energy Needs - EcoWatch

Wed, 2017-03-08 07:12

EcoWatch

California Generates Enough Solar Power to Meet Half Its Energy Needs
EcoWatch
Fortunately, there are ways to flatten the duck curve: building out transmission lines to carry solar energy over state lines would broaden the demand; installing grid-enabled appliances that shift demand to the middle of the day; or deploying battery ...
Renewables MMI: California Utilities Try to Shift to Solar Storage… Tesla's HelpingMetalMiner

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How New York City Can Reach Its Energy Storage Targets - The ... - Energy Collective

Wed, 2017-03-08 07:03

Energy Collective

How New York City Can Reach Its Energy Storage Targets - The ...
Energy Collective
Sustainable CUNY released a Resilient Solar Roadmap for NYC through its NYSolar Smart DG Hub in an effort to increase the deployment of resilient solar ...

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Report: Energy storage deployments surge in 2016, led by California - Midwest Energy News

Wed, 2017-03-08 06:36

Report: Energy storage deployments surge in 2016, led by California
Midwest Energy News
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California regulators move to double SGIP funding - pv magazine USA

Tue, 2017-03-07 10:31

pv magazine USA

California regulators move to double SGIP funding
pv magazine USA
Following on leading position in solar, in the wake of the Aliso Canyon gas leak California has also become the national leader for deployment of energy storage. Yesterday the Golden State expanded on that momentum, with the California Public Utilities ...

Making energy storage so simple it's “boring” - The MIT Tech

Tue, 2017-03-07 09:42

Making energy storage so simple it's “boring”
The MIT Tech
Ravi Manghani, energy storage director for GTM Research, a solar-market analysis firm, who moderated that panel, concluded that what researchers really need to do now is “work on making energy storage less complicated and more boring.” It needs to be ...

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Southern California Edison procuring distributed storage technology in Santa Barbara - Energy Storage News

Tue, 2017-03-07 08:27

Energy Storage News

Southern California Edison procuring distributed storage technology in Santa Barbara
Energy Storage News
US utility Southern California Edison (SCE) is looking to acquire distributed energy projects to help strengthen the grid in the Goleta area of Santa Barbara, California. SCE issued the Request for Offers (RFO) for various technologies including fuel ...

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In Shift to Longer-Duration Applications, US Energy Storage Installations Grow 100% in 2016 - Greentech Media

Mon, 2017-03-06 21:12

Greentech Media

In Shift to Longer-Duration Applications, US Energy Storage Installations Grow 100% in 2016
Greentech Media
California will play a significant role in the future as utilities there continue to contract energy storage under the state's 1.3-gigawatt mandate. While California took over the pole position in 2016 from PJM, the market shift was also ...
Energy storage installations doubled in 2016E&E News
Big Battery Installations Surge After Gas Leak in CaliforniaBloomberg
GTM: Long-duration batteries fuel over 300 MWh of storage additions in 2016Utility Dive
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These Cool Energy Storage Trains Simply Work With the Power of Gravity - Interesting Engineering

Sat, 2017-03-04 09:44

Interesting Engineering

These Cool Energy Storage Trains Simply Work With the Power of Gravity
Interesting Engineering
A California-based company, Advanced Rail Energy Storage (ARES) have done just that. Their innovative land-based alternative to the “traditional” hydro-pumped storage method provides grid-scale energy storage using cute little trains. These small ...

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Where Does Energy Storage Fit in the Long Tail of Solar Installers? - Greentech Media

Fri, 2017-03-03 05:38

Greentech Media

Where Does Energy Storage Fit in the Long Tail of Solar Installers?
Greentech Media
And Sunrun has launched BrightBox in Hawaii and California. And those are just the national installers (or national network of dealers in SunPower's case), who view energy storage as a natural extension for their customers. SolarEdge is trying to ...

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SimpliPhi Power, CivicSolar team up to target California's behind ... - Utility Dive

Thu, 2017-03-02 07:05

SimpliPhi Power, CivicSolar team up to target California's behind ...
Utility Dive
Storage developer SimpliPhi Power and solar manufacturer CivicSolar are partnering to provide residential energy storage systems to California homeowners.

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The Companies That Are Trying to Solve the Energy Storage Riddle ... - Motley Fool

Thu, 2017-03-02 04:50

The Companies That Are Trying to Solve the Energy Storage Riddle ...
Motley Fool
Energy storage is a hot topic these days. Here's who is currently leading the charge.

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The Business Case for Mobile Batteries in New York | Greentech ... - Greentech Media

Thu, 2017-03-02 04:01

Greentech Media

The Business Case for Mobile Batteries in New York | Greentech ...
Greentech Media
Why Con Ed's plan to put 1 megawatt of batteries in trailers could make economic sense. Plus, new projects in the U.K. and Texas.

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SimpliPhi Power and CivicSolar Partner to Bring Non-Toxic ... - Yahoo Finance

Wed, 2017-03-01 05:14

SimpliPhi Power and CivicSolar Partner to Bring Non-Toxic ...
Yahoo Finance
OJAI, Calif. and AUSTIN, Texas, March 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In anticipation of the planned reopening of the Self-Generation Incentive Program (SGIP), ...
SimpliPhi Power Rolls Out Residential Energy Storage Product ...socalTech.com

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Samsung SDI supplies largest-ever energy storage system to ... - The Korea Herald

Tue, 2017-02-28 22:16

The Korea Herald

Samsung SDI supplies largest-ever energy storage system to ...
The Korea Herald
Samsung SDI announced Wednesday it has provided the world's largest energy storage system, known as ESS, to California, contributing to easing power ...
Samsung SDI Comes to the Rescue to Support California Energy ...Business Wire (press release)
Samsung SDI powers California ESS projectKorea JoongAng Daily

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